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Korean slow-roast shoulder of pork

This is a great way to serve a big crowd of people – get all the accompaniments ready and let everyone dig in and make their own lettuce wraps. Cook …

Game over: How one elite gamer was allegedly brainwashed and forced into combat

Orson Scott used to be a staunch pacifist. And if you ask him, he still is.<p>The 22-year-old says he believes deep down that war and justice are …

The Unbearable Smallness of Benjamin Netanyahu

With the death of Shimon Peres, Israel has lost its chief optimist. And the prime minister remains paralyzed by pessimism.<p>The Book of Proverbs teaches us that where there is no vision, the people perish. The people of Israel, now bereft of Shimon Peres, will not perish, because survival—or, at …

Israel

No Man’s Sky Review

Undoubtedly, No Man’s Sky has been the most hyped gaming release of the year. After an excruciatingly long development cycle, at least for an Indie …

MMOGs

Review: Seafall

Joy of joys! The latest SU&SD review has arrived at port, having completed its grand tour of Seafall. Ah, see how it's sitting low in the water? It …

Why 'Marvel Off the Rack' is a must-see for comic book lovers

If you've ever had a question about comic books, films, or frankly anything that falls into the sci-fi genre, you don't have to look further than YouTube to get the answer. More specifically, all you have to is talk to Danika Lee Massey, also known by her YouTube moniker Comicbookgirl19 or DBG19. …

AOL

Great Spots for Outdoor Dining and Drinking in Seattle, Spring 2018

Seattle's long-awaited sunshine is officially here. Restaurants and bars all over town are starting to break out the patio furniture, so when the moment arises diners will want to be ready to seize it and stock up on some precious warmth and vitamin D.<p>Eater has sun-seekers covered with this map, a …

Seattle

How To Make Classic Pulled Pork

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: We're showing you how to make classic homemade pulled pork, no</i> …

Cozy and comforting: 6 slow-cooker beef recipes to try this winter

Winter's not ready to go yet. As a polar vortex descends on parts of the country, it's a great time to bust out the slow cooker. From succulent tacos to spicy short ribs, these beef recipes are guaranteed to make you feel cozy and full without spending too much time in the kitchen.<p><b>Beef and …

Cooking

Cooking to Live or Living to Cook: Grilled Oysters

The old saying, “you can’t eat raw oysters in a month without an “R” in it”. I love raw oysters. I once ate 14 dozen to win a contest. You know what …

Porterhouse With Lemon-Thyme Butter

Season steak heavily on both sides with salt and pepper; let sit for 30 minutes. Heat oven to 500°. Heat a 12″ cast-iron skillet over high heat until …

Perfect Porterhouse Steak with Parsley Shallot Butter

Season both sides of the steaks with salt. Let sit at room temperature for at approximately an hour before you want to cook them.<p>While the steaks are …

Blowback -- the Washington War Party's Folly Comes Home to Roost

Exactly 26 years ago last week, peace was breaking out in a manner that the world had not experienced since June 1914. The Berlin Wall—the symbol of a century of state tyranny, grotesque mass warfare and the nuclear sword of Damocles hanging over the planet—had come tumbling down on November 9, …

This is why Ben Carson lies: The dark, disturbing reality of race, religion and today’s right-wing

Carson tells “unnecessary lies” for his evangelical base. For them, a redemption story is essential<p>For months now, Ben Carson has been rising in the polls, but as long as the far more flamboyant Donald Trump was ahead of him, the chaos engendered by Trump focused almost all attention around him. …

Luscious Legumes: Refried Cannellini Beans With Saffron

MasterChef <i>mainstay Graham Elliot has launched his first cookbook, packed with tips, tricks and inventive recipes that will have you cooking like a</i> …

How to Make Crispy Pork Belly—It's Easier Than You Think

Mike Greenfield and Josh Greenfield of The Brothers Green learn the Asian art of BBQ pork belly from chef Sean Scotese of Lazy Siu—and it's so simple you can do it at home.<p>Chef <b>Sean Scotese</b> learned everything he knows about pork belly from a trip he took to China. Or, more specifically, from a guy …

These 'Star Wars' Spaceship Posters Are Graphic Design Masterpieces

The attention to detail for each is stunning.<p>Artist Dean Robert Smith releases a new series of posters using his tried-and-true graphic design techniques, this time encapsulating the spaceships of <i>Star Wars</i>. Each poster showcases frontal and aerial views of four iconic spacecrafts: X-Wing …

Sweet-n-Spicy Garlic Ginger Chicken Wings

Happy Saturday! Today I’m gonna show you how to make crispy chicken wings in the oven without any added fat. This crisping technique has been around …

Recipes

The Minds Behind Diversity in Comics: A Reading List

Comics inspire me to be brave, to collaborate with my friends, to try new things, to stand up for myself. Maybe that’s trite, but it’s true. Vanity …

Graphic Novels

Asian Braised Short Ribs with Chili Lime Potatoes

Braised short ribs. A normally wintry dish revamped for spring with Asian flavors and a super bright, decidedly awesome warm chili lime potato salad. …

Incredible mac 'n' cheese, four ways - Jamie Oliver | Features

A good mac ‘n’ cheese is probably the ultimate pasta bake. It’s simple, filling, doesn’t need a million ingredients, and is perfect for feeding a …

Video Tips: Advanced Casting Lessons from Carl McNeil

When New Zealand-based On the Fly Productions—husband-and-wife team Carl McNeil and Jeanie Ackley—released “Casts that Catch Fish” a few years ago, …

Red Wine–Marinated Hanger Steaks with Flatbreads

4 Servings<p>When it comes to marinating these steaks, go long. Time adds intense flavor, the wine helps tenderize, and you can get it going before you hit the road.<p>July 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Steak<p>½ lemon, thinly sliced<p>3 sprigs thyme<p>2 Fresno chiles, halved<p>6 garlic cloves, smashed<p>¾ cup dry red wine<p>¼ cup …

Pro Tips: 3 Keys to Finding Bigger Trout

Written by: Toby Halley<p>I used to fish a lot of good trout water and wonder why I wasn’t catching big fish, knowing that they were in there. It wasn’t …

Fishing

9. Doctor Strange: Beginnings And Endings

Excited about Benedict Cumberbatch debut in the Marvel CU, yet you know nothing about Doctor Strange? You should check out Doctor Strange: Beginnings …

How Seattle Is Reclaiming Its Waterfront From an Elevated Urban Highway

The Alaskan Way Viaduct is coming down, and a vast new park system is coming up.<p>The debates cities have over tearing down elevated urban highways can be intense—what with opponents preying on commuter nightmares of crippling traffic, despite much evidence to the contrary—but deciding for removal …

Urban Design

37 Summery Things to Do in Seattle You Didn't Know Existed

Let’s be honest, having a good summer in Seattle doesn’t take a lot of ingenuity. It’s sunny and warm: Get outside!<p>Marveling at the blue skies and …

University of Washington

Unnamed Long Snapper, Backup QB Reportedly Deflated Footballs During NFL Games

Deflategate just took an interesting turn, and this time, it has nothing to do with Tom Brady or the New England Patriots.<p>ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Tuesday (via Bleacher Report's Mike Freeman) that one unnamed long snapper would carry a paper clip into games this past season to deflate …

Hillary Clinton tells Americans to face their racism

Hillary Rodham Clinton beseeched voters Tuesday to confront the “deep-seated biases and prejudice” that she said many Americans harbor in their …

Favorite Vietnamese Restaurants in Seattle, Portland and San Francisco

The West Coast is a hub for Vietnamese people. Robust Vietnamese-American communities dot cities and suburbs from San Diego to Seattle. Rosa emailed …

Vietnam